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Bulgaria Wages: Minimum and Average

Bulgaria Wages Data

Indicator Data Period
Minimum Wages 332 EUR/Month | 393.776 USD/Month 1Q/21
Wages 1468 BGN/Month | 890.237 USD/Month Dec/20
Wages High Skilled 1280 BGN/Month | 738.195 USD/Month 2018
Wages in Manufacturing 1240 BGN/Month | 751.971 USD/Month Dec/20
Wages Low Skilled  600 BGN/Month | 346.029 USD/Month 2018


Latest data on Minimum Wages (EUR/Month)

Minimum Wages
                     Bulgaria - Historical Data (EUR/Month)

What is minimum wage in Bulgaria?

  • Minimum Wages in Bulgaria increased to 332 EUR/Month (393.776 USD/Month) in the first quarter of 2021. The maximum rate of minimum wage for employees was 332 EUR/Month and minimum was 31.19 EUR/Month.
  • Data published Quarterly by Eurostat.

Historical Data (EUR/Month) by years

Data
Period
Date
332 1Q/21 05.02.2021
312 3Q/20 25.08.2020
286 4Q/19 20.01.2020
286 2Q/19 03.04.2019
260.76 4Q/18 22.08.2018
260 2Q/18 19.06.2018
235.2 4Q/17 19.01.2018
235.2 2Q/17 11.08.2017


Historical Chart by presidents (EUR/Month)

Minimum Wages in Bulgaria by presidents

Name Period Start Data End Data Max Value Min Value CHG% Start/End
Rumen Radev 22.01.2017 - 235.2000 260.0000 260.7600 235.2000 10.54%


Latest data on Wages (BGN/Month)

Wages
                     Bulgaria - Historical Data (BGN/Month)

What is average wage in Bulgaria?

  • Average Wages in Bulgaria increased to 1468 BGN/Month (890.237 USD/Month) in December 2020. The maximum rate of average wage for employees was 1468 BGN/Month and minimum was 30 BGN/Month.
  • Data published Monthly by National Statistical Institute.

Historical Data (BGN/Month) by years

Data
Period
Date
1468 Dec/20 13.02.2021
1397 Sep/20 14.11.2020
1355 Jun/20 15.08.2020
1321 Mar/20 16.05.2020
1349 Dec/19 15.02.2020
1266 Sep/19 16.11.2019
1253 Jun/19 29.10.2019
1247 Mar/19 25.05.2019


Historical Chart by presidents (BGN/Month)

Wages in Bulgaria by presidents

Name Period Start Data End Data Max Value Min Value CHG% Start/End
Rumen Radev 22.01.2017 - 1036.0000 1107.0000 1123.0000 1027.0000 6.85%


Latest data on Wages High Skilled (BGN/Month)

Wages High Skilled
                     Bulgaria - Historical Data (BGN/Month)

How much is average wage for high skilled employees in Bulgaria?

  • Average wages for high skilled employees in Bulgaria increased to 1280 BGN/Month (738.195 USD/Month). The maximum level was 1280 BGN/Month and minimum was 826 BGN/Month.
  • Data published Yearly by Wageindicator Foundation.

Historical Data (BGN/Month) by years

Data
Period
Date
1280 2018 04.07.2019


Historical Chart by presidents (BGN/Month)

Wages High Skilled in Bulgaria by presidents

Name Period Start Data End Data Max Value Min Value CHG% Start/End


Latest data on Wages in Manufacturing (BGN/Month)

Wages in Manufacturing
                     Bulgaria - Historical Data (BGN/Month)

How much is average wage in manufacturing in Bulgaria?

  • Average wages in manufacturing sector in Bulgaria decreased to 1240 BGN/Month (751.971 USD/Month). The maximum level was 1253 BGN/Month and minimum was 201 BGN/Month.
  • Data published Monthly by National Statistical Institute.

Historical Data (BGN/Month) by years

Data
Period
Date
1240 Dec/20 17.02.2021
1233 Sep/20 17.11.2020
1200 Jun/20 19.08.2020
1162 Mar/20 15.07.2020
1165 Dec/19 17.02.2020
1140 Sep/19 26.11.2019
1116 Jun/19 29.10.2019
1111 Mar/19 04.07.2019


Historical Chart by presidents (BGN/Month)

Wages in Manufacturing in Bulgaria by presidents

Name Period Start Data End Data Max Value Min Value CHG% Start/End


Latest data on Wages Low Skilled  (BGN/Month)

Wages Low Skilled 
                     Bulgaria - Historical Data (BGN/Month)

How much is average wage for low skilled employees in Bulgaria?

  • Average wages for low skilled employees in Bulgaria increased to 600 BGN/Month (346.029 USD/Month). The maximum level was 600 BGN/Month and minimum was 472 BGN/Month.
  • Data published Yearly by Wageindicator Foundation.

Historical Data (BGN/Month) by years

Data
Period
Date
600 2018 04.07.2019


Historical Chart by presidents (BGN/Month)

Wages Low Skilled  in Bulgaria by presidents

Name Period Start Data End Data Max Value Min Value CHG% Start/End

Other labor indicators in Bulgaria

Index Updated Actual Previous
Retirement Age Men 2018 64.08 64
Unemployment Rate Jan/21 7 % 6.7
Job Vacancies 3Q/20 18.818 K 18.538
Labor Force Participation Rate 4Q/20 55.8 % 56.2
Living Wage Individual 2018 389.282 USD/Month 389.282

Wages in other countries

Country Updated Actual Previous
Austria 2019 3375.823 USD/Month 3282.149
Ireland 4Q/20 4007.398 USD/Month 3784.502
Luxembourg 2019 6507.507 USD/Month 6438.72
Spain 3Q/20 2205.167 USD/Month 2139.926
Iceland 2018 5223.679 USD/Month 5098.748
Norway 4Q/20 5636.05 USD/Month 5517.384
Belarus Jan/21 494.158 USD/Month 565.026
Belgium 2016 3849.76 USD/Month 3801.21
Bulgaria Dec/20 890.237 USD/Month 850.212
Croatia Dec/20 1095.338 USD/Month 1074.054
Cyprus 3Q/20 2262.052 USD/Month 2253.748
Czech Republic 3Q/20 1590.689 USD/Month 1539.871
Denmark 2019 6793.687 USD/Month 6657.149
Estonia 4Q/20 1796.855 USD/Month 1709.087
Euro Area 3Q/20 2225.095 USD/Month 2064.974
Finland 3Q/20 4275.836 USD/Month 4254.486
France 2017 3657.712 USD/Month 3585.364
Germany 3Q/20 4717.742 USD/Month 4587.287
Hungary Dec/20 1449.184 USD/Month 1413.083
Italy 2019 2966.951 USD/Month 2929.004
Latvia Dec/20 1084.997 USD/Month 1013.85
Lithuania 4Q/20 1807.379 USD/Month 1725.549
Macedonia Dec/20 817.407 USD/Month 796.385
Malta 3Q/20 151.826 USD/Month 147.378
Moldova 4Q/20 503.212 USD/Month 458.57
Montenegro Dec/20 932.329 USD/Month 929.957
Poland 4Q/20 1408.498 USD/Month 1334.163
Portugal 2019 1408.818 USD/Month 1388.658
Romania Dec/20 1433.488 USD/Month 1350.722
Russia Dec/20 924.637 USD/Month 657.649
Serbia Dec/20 670.768 USD/Month 618.338
Slovakia Dec/20 1520.38 USD/Month 1771.801
Slovenia Dec/20 2396.708 USD/Month 2405.009
Sweden Dec/20 3397.341 USD/Month 3341.341
Switzerland 2019 6736.77 USD/Month 6676.926
Ukraine Jan/21 435.475 USD/Month 500.494
United Kingdom Aug/19 2798.54 USD/Month
Albania 3Q/20 510.232 USD/Month 523.12
Bosnia and Herzegovina Dec/20 930.601 USD/Month 910.477
Kosovo Dec/18 558.79 USD/Month 559.9